Conceptual rendering of $500 million project at the Stamford Transportation Center.  Last July the the state Department of Transportation announced it had selected Stamford Manhattan Ventures LLC to build more than 1 million square feet of commercial, office, and residential space.

Stamford Zoning board to discuss train station project tonight

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The Stamford Zoning Board will discuss Monday night a proposed project to redevelop the area around the Stamford train station, according to an agenda issued Monday morning. The board will meet at 7 p.m. in the fourth floor cafeteria of the Stamford Government Center, 888 Washington Boulevard. Last month board members sought the city’s legal […] [Read More]

Stamford’s master plan

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A final draft of the city’s master plan, the document guiding development throughout the city for the next 10 years, will be released next week. A public hearing on the plan will be held on Oct. 7 for residents and business owners to give their input. Here is an earlier draft version of the master […] [Read More]

Police ID victim in South End homicide

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STAMFORD — The victim shot once in the head by an unkown gunman Thursday night in the South End has been identified by police as William “Buttons” James. The 46-year-old was pronounced dead at Stamford Hospital following the shooting around 8:30 p.m. on a crowded city street. Police are searching for a suspect in the […] [Read More]
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Police: Victim targeted in South End homicide

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STAMFORD — Police are searching for the gunman who walked up behind a 46-year-old man in the city’s South End Thursday night and callously fired a single shot to the back of his head at close range. “The victim was definitely targeted,” said Lt. Diedrich Hohn, head of the Stamford Police Department’s Detective Bureau. The […] [Read More]
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Community Pub Run brings fitness, beer together

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If you’re one of those people who loves running, but can’t say no to a pint of beer and a half-a-rack of ribs, you should clear your calendar for Wednesday, Feb. 12, when all these ingredients combine for a “Community Pub Run.” It’s a program that’s been going on for a while in Stamford, and […] [Read More]
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Harbor Point trolley launching in a couple weeks

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The much-discussed Harbor Point trolley is gearing up to begin service next month, according to Stamford’s Downtown Special Services District. Check out the update the DSSD just posted to its website: Connecting Harbor Point to Stamford Downtown COMING SOON! SERVICE BEGINS FEBRUARY 14TH AT NOON! Hop on the Trolley for FREE!  On Friday, February 14th at […] [Read More]
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Stamford Christmas tree pickup

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‘Twas the day after Christmas And all through the street Stamfordites wondered ‘What do I do with my tree?’ Make plans to hang onto your trees for a couple more weeks. The city of Stamford’s scheduled Christmas tree pickup will begin on Monday, Jan. 13, according to a posting on the city’s website. Though if […] [Read More]

UPDATE – Poll: Where do you stand on the Bridgewater proposal?

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Due to a technical glitch the actual poll on this post wasn’t displaying correctly. Here is the poll and sorry for the earlier confusion:   Cast your vote here to state your position on the state-backed plan to bring hedge fund Bridgewater Associates to the site of a former boatyard off Bateman Way in the […] [Read More]

Stamford’s official vote tally

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Here is the official vote tally released by the city’s registrars of voters: Stamford official vote count 2013 (PDF) Stamford official vote count 2013 (Text)   [Read More]

District 3 Board of Reps

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The unofficial results will appear as soon as we get them from our reporters at each of the city’s 20 polling places. Keep checking back for more information. The top two vote-getters will be elected to the board. [Read More]